Knee-jerk jerks

by Burt Prelutsky -- What is so astonishing about liberals is that they aren't just wrong occasionally or even wrong more often than not. What is truly amazing is that they are more…

Laudable senators: There are only 3

by Burt Prelutsky -- Even when you write as often as I do, you can't really keep up with all the zaniness that passes for the news today. But I can't help more…

The little president who cried 'wolf!'

by Burt Prelutsky -- You have to wonder just how many times Obama is going to announce that, thanks entirely to Republicans in Congress, this nation is on the verge of going more…

Obama: Arrogance personified

by Burt Prelutsky -- I actually watched Obama's entire State of the Union address. I would like to think I was merely doing my duty as a citizen and as a political more…

Barack & Hillary, sitting in a tree …

by Burt Prelutsky -- There must be something in the air near the Potomac that rots the brains of just about everyone who ventures into our nation's capital. The latest example was more…

The Battle of Athens

by Burt Prelutsky -- In 1946, there was a rebellion in McMinn County, Tenn., that came to be known as the Battle of Athens. Frankly, I had never heard of it until more…

My personal beef with the GOP

by Burt Prelutsky -- Although I have devoted most of the 1,200 articles I've written over the past decade to deriding Democrats, I wouldn't want anyone to get the idea that I more…

Weapons of mass distraction

by Burt Prelutsky -- We all know that whenever liberal politicians start insisting that guns are evil, it's for the same reason that stage magicians employ patter, top hats and silk capes. more…

Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition

by Burt Prelutsky -- My title refers to the title of a popular song during World War II. Today, as we know, both pieces of advice are frowned upon in left-wing circles. more…

On gun-grabbers and worthless teachers

by Burt Prelutsky -- In the same way that whoever is elected president in 2016 will be fortunate because he or she will be compared to Barack Obama, the worst person who more…